Atkinson’s OT objective raises Flyers over Flames 2-1

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Atkinson’s OT objective raises Flyers over Flames 2-1

PHILADELPHIA– Cam Atkinson scored 45 seconds into overtime and Carter Hart made 33 conserves to raise the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 success over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night. Kevin Hayes likewise scored for the Flyers.

PHILADELPHIA– Cam Atkinson scored 45 seconds into overtime and Carter Hart made 33 conserves to raise the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 success over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night.

Kevin Hayes likewise scored for the Flyers.

Oliver Kylington scored for the Flames, who have actually lost 6 of 8. Jacob Markström had 41 conserves in Calgary’s 4th video game of a seven-game journey.

After Johnny Gaudreau turned the puck over in the 3-on-3 overtime, Sean Couturier conjectured on a 2-on-1 with Atkinson. Markström made the pad stop on Couturier, however the rebound bounced ideal to Atkinson on the far side and he transferred the puck for his team-leading seventh objective.

Hayes’ very first objective of the season connected the video game 14: 27 in the 2nd duration. His preliminary shot deflected off Calgary’s Rasmus Andersson and right back to him. Hayes then fired the puck into the near side past Markström, who ran out position after the deflection.

Hayes played in simply his 2nd video game of the season after remaining the very first 12 contests due to a lower body injury. It likewise was the very first objective given that the death of his bro Jimmy over the summertime, and Hayes pointed skyward after scoring and after that to his heart.

Kylington opened the scoring with simply under 10 minutes left in the very first with his 3rd of the season. Gaudreau banked a pass off the boards to Kylington, whose shot from the point deflected off the legs of Couturier and past the best pad of Hart.

It was the 336 th help for Gaudreau, who connected Guy Chouinard and Paul Reinhart for 6th in Flames history. It likewise was his 8th point in 6 profession video games in Philadelphia, which is 30 minutes from where he matured in Carneys Point, New Jersey.

FLYERS’ HALL INDUCTEES

The Flyers inducted Paul Holmgren and Rick Tocchet into the club’s hall of popularity in a pregame event. Holmgren had 138 objectives and 171 helps in 500 video games as a gamer from 1975-84 He likewise served the club as an assistant coach, head coach, basic supervisor and president. Tocchet is Philadelphia’s all-time leader in charge minutes with 1,815 He likewise had 232 objectives and 276 helps in 621 video games.

TRAINER’S ROOM

Flames: C Tyler Pitlick returned after missing out on a video game due to a lower body injury.

Flyers: D Ryan Ellis (lower body) was put on hurt reserve. He had actually missed out on 9 successive video games prior to returning in Saturday’s 5-2 loss at Dallas, where he was hurt once again. … C Patrick Brown didn’t return after his last shift of the very first duration.

UP NEXT

Flames: At Buffalo on Thursday.

Senators: Host Tampa Bay on Thursday.

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Aaron Bracy, The Associated Press